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Username Post: 51 SD        (Topic#357078)
Gguerra 
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Posts: 23
Gguerra
Age: 60
Loc: NH
Reg: 01-20-19
07-02-19 02:30 PM - Post#2769751    

So......
Taking apart previous owner ‘s “great bodywork “
Can a car quarter work on an SD?
1/2 “ of bonds on badly applied panels.

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Franks_Old_53 
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Posts: 87
Franks_Old_53
Loc: Atlanta, GA, USA
Reg: 11-16-02
07-03-19 04:32 AM - Post#2769793    
    In response to Gguerra

WOW. That is NUTS! They could have spent a few more hours on those repair panels and fitted them properly. Check with the guys at EMS Auto. They have a string at the top of the landing page for the main 49-54 forum, I think. Not sure if their panels will be tall enough to reach the original metal on your quarter but it'd be worth a shot to talk to them.

I hope that the rest of the car holds less surprises for you. Just don't get discouraged. Fixing these things is like eating an elephant - take one little bite at a time, and just keep on chewing......



Accountant by profession, wanna-be car restorer by choice

Rebuilding my Granddad's 1953 Chevy 150 https://www.chevytalk.org/fusionbb/showtopic.php?t...


 




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